1 Mechanics

Equal time equal distance drop

Catalog: 
1C20.20A
Location: 
Aa4
Equal time spaced or equal spaced washers are dropped. Set up for room F173 only

Candle in a bottle-Video

demonstration image
Catalog: 
1G20.10
Location: 
3_1
Video Encyclopedia : Drop a closed jar containing a burning candle.

Toy Gyros

demonstration image
Catalog: 
1Q50.101
Location: 
Ae2

Load on a removable incline - Video

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Catalog: 
1J30.10B
Location: 
3_1
Video Encyclopedia: Place a cart on a removable 30 degree incline.

Radian disc - Video

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Catalog: 
1A50.10
Location: 
3_1
Video Encyclopedia: A flexible strip of plastic equal to the radius is bent around the edge of a circle.

Loop the Loop - Video

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Catalog: 
1M40.20B
Location: 
3_1
Video Encyclopedia :A rolling ball must be released at 2.7 times the radius of the loop.

Leaning tower of Pisa (loaded)

Catalog: 
1J11.105
Location: 
Ab5
Grey leaning tower with weighted red end. Red end can turn.

Focault Pendulum Model

Catalog: 
1E20.22
Location: 
under stairs and cabinet 2
The rotating chair with table and a recording pendulum mounted can be used to study the Foucault pendulum. The pen swings back and forth while the chair turns under it. Observers in the rotating and non rotating reference frame describe what they saw.

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